Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - 61km SW of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia on Wednesday, 6 March 2019
6 Mar 06:24 UTC: First to report: USGS after 56 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2019-03-06 16:28:23 +11:00
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.7374°S / 171.5782°E (New Caledonia)
Nearest volcano: Matthew Island (53 km / 33 mi)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2019-03-06 16:28:23 +11:00 (6 Mar 05:28:23 UTC)||M 4.7 / 10 km||61km SW of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia||USGS|
|Wed, 6 Mar 05:28 UTC||M 4.7 / 10 km||SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDS (New Caledonia)||EMSC|
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